Educational Credit Information

ARRS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education activities for physicians. 

Live Sessions and Courses

The ARRS designates this live educational activity for a maximum 48.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

On-Demand Electronic Exhibit Credit

The ARRS designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 55.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

On-Demand Sessions Credit

The ARRS designates this enduring activity for a maximum of 95.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

American Board of Radiology

ARRS has “Deemed Status” with the American Board of Radiology (ABR) Maintenance of Certification Program. Certain activities in this meeting are also qualified by the American Board of Radiology in meeting the criteria for self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification Program.

MOC Part II Credits

SAM credits and SA-CME credits both fulfill MOC Part II requirements for the ABR. The 2018 Annual Meeting offers both SAM and SA-CME credits to give attendees the maximum possible credits for Part II requirements.

SAM Credits

Live courses that offer Part II credit are marked in the schedule as SAMs. This meeting offers 45.00 hours of SAM credit through courses.

SA-CME Credits

SA-CME credits can be earned via On-Demand Sessions and Electronic Exhibits.  On-Demand Sessions offer a maximum of 95.00 SA-CME Credits and Electronic Exhibits offer a maximum of 55.00 SA-CME Credits.

International Continuing Education Credits

European Union and European Union of Medical Specialists

European physicians can earn their ECMEC®s by attending the ARRS 2018 Annual Meeting, a live event that has been certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. The UEMS-EACCME® and the AMA have recognized each other’s CME credits since 2000. European physicians attending a USA-accredited event will have their credits recognized in Europe.

Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologist (RANZCR)

ARRS is an authorized CPD provider for imaging/conferences. 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ is equivalent to 1 RANZCR CPD Point and can be claimed in the RANZCR Clinical Radiology CPD Program.

Mexico

All AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ are transferable.

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to Royal College MOC Section 1 credits for live face-to-face learning. 

Body MRI: How to Provide Value-Based Care Categorical Course

The ARRS Categorical Course (Live Event) is an Accredited Self- Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the NEW Maintenance of Certification program (MOC) of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), and has been approved by the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) for a maximum of 0.5 credit hours for each presentation.

The RCPSC recording system (MAINPORT) will automatically convert the credit hours for this program to three credits per claimed hour (0.5 hours x 3 = 1.50 credit hours). Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation services do not imply endorsement of opinions presented during this activity.

Imaging in the ED: A Practical Update of Emergency Radiology Categorical Course

The ARRS Categorical Course (Live Event) is an Accredited Self- Assessment Program (Section 3) as defined by the NEW Maintenance of Certification program (MOC) of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC), and has been approved by the Canadian Association of Radiologists (CAR) for a maximum of 0.5 credit hours for each presentation.

The RCPSC recording system (MAINPORT) will automatically convert the credit hours for this program to three credits per claimed hour (0.5 hours x 3 = 1.50 credit hours). Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation services do not imply endorsement of opinions presented during this activity.